To enhance quality of life and sense of community in Forsyth County by providing
effective criminal justice services that are guided by integrity and compassion,
and supported by the trust of those we protect.
To ensure the security of life and property, prevent crime and disorder, and enforce
the laws of North Carolina and the United States.
To identify and deploy best practice methods incorporating them into our policies
and procedures while engaging in continuing education in sheriff’s office responsibilities.
The FCSO is a mission driven, comprehensive provider of public safety services.
We are one team with one mission to keep Forsyth County safe. We are committed to
the most current best practices and effective research based methods to ensure our
citizens enjoy the highest quality of life. We are professional, responsible and
accountable and we perform our services with courage and dedication, often with
great sacrifice. I am honored to be part of the FCSO team.
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With Summer in full swing and the July 4th weekend approaching, Forsyth County Sheriff William T. Schatzman asks all citizens to join him in making this Fourth of July holiday happy, enjoyable and safe for everyone.